Preppy Text V5

For this tutorial you will need...
• Any pattern or you can use this one.
• Your desired pattern defined.
• A pre-done gradient or a desired colour scheme for the gradient.

Step 1

First type out your text.



Step 2

Double click the layer to bring up the 'blending options' box, then go to 'stroke'. Using the colour #4a4a4a, match your setting's to mine but don't press OK.



Step 3

Now go to 'gradient overlay' and using your desired gradient, match your setting's to mine and press OK.



Step 4

Create 4 blank layers above the text layer, then drag the text layer above all the layers so it sits above them. Then merge the text layer down.



Step 5

Double click the text layer and go to stroke. Using the same gradient from step 3, match your settings to mine and go to Pattern Overlay when you're done.



Step 6

Using the provided pattern, match your setting's to mine then go to bevel and emboss.



Step 7

Match your bevel and emboss setting's to mine and press OK.



Step 8

Now go to Filter > Artistic > Plastic Wrap.



Step 9

Match your setting's to mine and press OK when you're done.



Step 10

Lastly, go to Filter > Sharpen > Sharpen to make the text stand out.



Result

This is my result...